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The Open Knowledge Foundation is looking for a Python Developer in London, England.

The Open Knowledge Foundation is looking for a Python Developer in London, England. According to the post, “The OKFN is recruiting junior and senior Python web developers, primarily to work on CKAN, our open source, open data catalogue. There will also be further responsibilities to develop data visualisation and other data-driven services. CKAN is an open source web-based product written in Python. It allows users to submit, search for and find open data. As well as powering thedatahub.org, CKAN is the catalogue behind the UK government’s data.gov.uk website. It also powers over 30 other catalogues around the world. If you are an outstanding Python web developer, with a keen interest in open data and enjoy working on open-source products, we’d love to hear from you.”

Qualifications include the following: “Web app development experience in Python; PostgreSQL; Linux (Ubuntu/Redhat); Git; Enthusiasm about open data and open knowledge. Bonus points for any of these (not essential though): Solr; Knowledge of the CKAN codebase and extensions; Project management/consultancy experience; Semantic web/RDF; jQuery and CSS; S3 and EC2; Experience with Agile methods; Knowledge of the geo-spatial community.”

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